Skip to main content
Loading
Loading

Results

Sort By:  1-10 of 48 (5 pages)
Results per page:
         

Non-Pressurized Moulds

Mark West

Mark West is an artist, builder, professor of architecture, and inventor of numerous flexible mould techniques for concrete construction. He was the founding Director of the Centre for Architectural Structures and Technology (CAST) at the University of Manitoba, and is currently a visiting professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as well as teaching at other schools of architecture and engineering internationally. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Ronnie Araya

Ronnie Araya is a Chilean architect, educator and designer, now working in Montreal, Canada. He studied architecture at Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso, and post-professionally as a member of the “Open City Group” of architects in Ritoque Chile. He is a leading researcher in fabric formworks. In his many years as a Research Associate of the Centre for Architectural Structures and Technology (CAST) he has invented numerous fabric formwork techniques and designs, and is actively engaged in fabric formwork research, and construction projects internationally. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Fabric Formwork Book : Methods for Building New Architectural and Structural Forms in Concrete

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

4

... CHAPTER 11 NON-PRESSURIZED MOULDS Mark West and Ronnie Araya Crushedwall project, Heartlands Development, Cornwall, England, Walter Jack Studio (2012)  There is a variety of non-pressurized sheet mould...

Connections

Mark West

Mark West is an artist, builder, professor of architecture, and inventor of numerous flexible mould techniques for concrete construction. He was the founding Director of the Centre for Architectural Structures and Technology (CAST) at the University of Manitoba, and is currently a visiting professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as well as teaching at other schools of architecture and engineering internationally. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Ronnie Araya

Ronnie Araya is a Chilean architect, educator and designer, now working in Montreal, Canada. He studied architecture at Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso, and post-professionally as a member of the “Open City Group” of architects in Ritoque Chile. He is a leading researcher in fabric formworks. In his many years as a Research Associate of the Centre for Architectural Structures and Technology (CAST) he has invented numerous fabric formwork techniques and designs, and is actively engaged in fabric formwork research, and construction projects internationally. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Fabric Formwork Book : Methods for Building New Architectural and Structural Forms in Concrete

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

4

... CONNECTIONS Mark West and Ronnie Araya Figure 6.1 Detail of cast-in-place column shaft using a “rolled and toolkit, organized under separate headings as follows: •   General considerations •   Fabric-to-fabric connections • ...

Structural Intelligence in Flexible Materials

Edward Allen

,

Edward Allen is an architect, educator and author. Over the past 30 years he has lectured at many schools of architecture in the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America. He has been a faculty member at Yale University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is the author of several bestselling texts on architectural technology, including: Architectural Detailing, The Architect’s Studio Companion, Form and Forces: Designing Efficient, Expressive Structures and Fundamentals of Building Construction. He is the recipient of the 2005 Topaz Medallion for Excellence in Architectural Education, awarded by the American Institute of Architects and the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

John Ochsendorf

John Ochsendorf is a structural engineer and the Class of 1942 Professor of Architecture and Civil and Environmental Engineering at the MIT, where he directs the Structural Design Lab and the Masonry Research Group. He is a founding partner of Ochsendorf, DeJong & Block LLC. He is the author of the 2010 book Guastavino Vaulting: The Art of Structural Tile. He won the Rome Prize and was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2008. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Mark West

Mark West is an artist, builder, professor of architecture, and inventor of numerous flexible mould techniques for concrete construction. He was the founding Director of the Centre for Architectural Structures and Technology (CAST) at the University of Manitoba, and is currently a visiting professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as well as teaching at other schools of architecture and engineering internationally. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Fabric Formwork Book : Methods for Building New Architectural and Structural Forms in Concrete

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

4

... STRUCTURAL INTELLIGENCE IN FLEXIBLE MATERIALS Edward Allen, John Ochsendorf, and Mark West The term funicular, as it is used here, means “tension-only”  or “compression-only” for a given loading. This is typically...

Hidden Spaces: Cavities, Attics and Cellars—Morbid Secrets and Threatening Discoveries

Mark Taylor

Mark Taylor is Professor of architecture at The University of Newcastle, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Domestic Interiors : Representing Homes from the Victorians to the Moderns

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Book chapter

2

... attention also turned to No. 701 West 63rd Street, Chicago, the building that became known as the Holmes Castle. Holmes occupied most of the rooms on the upper (third) floor, rented flats to parties who came and went, and had control over...

743 Ann Street, Fortitude Valley, Queensland

Mark Thompson

Mark Thompson is an Architect and ESD Consultant who became the Corporate Sustainability Principal for the Australian Schiavello Group of Companies in February 2010. Prior to this, he was a Director of Brisbanebased Architects, The TVS Partnership, for 18 years. Since 2007 he has been President of the Australian Green Development Forum, where he actively pursues practical solutions to ESD implementation and education. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Sustainable Retrofitting of Commercial Buildings : Warm Climates

Routledge, 2013

Book chapter

2

... 743 ANN STREET, FORTITUDE VALLEY, QUEENSLAND Mark Thompson INTRODUCTION The retrofitting of a commercial building is often undertaken to provide a building with a new lease of commercial life. In the case of 743 Ann Street, Fortitude...

Reyner Banham And Photography

The Banham Lectures : Essays on Designing the Future

Berg, 2009

Book chapter

2

... Ashton, who wrote to Roger Mayne that ‘Photography is a purely mechanical process into which the artist does not enter’. Mark Haworth-Booth ,...

The Excessive Trompe l’Oeil: The Saturated Interior in Tears of the Black Tiger

Mark Taylor

Mark Taylor is Professor of architecture at The University of Newcastle, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications
and

Michael J. Ostwald

Michael J. Ostwald

Search for publications

Oriental Interiors : Design, Identity, Space

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

Book chapter

2

... and the actions they undertake in the film are used to advance Sasanatieng’s critical homage to the West, it is in the film’s mise-en-scène in general, and in its set design in particular, that he brings into question the very notion of the Oriental...

A Diagnostic Toolkit for Multi-Dimensional Testing of Built Internal Environments: How can the Physical Parameters of Existing Buildings be Measured?

Mark B. Luther

Mark B. Luther, Associate Professor, is the Consortium Director of MABEL (the Mobile Architecture and Built Environment Laboratory) at Deakin University, Geelong, Australia. He is a registered architect in Michigan (USA) and Victoria (Australia). He lectures in the School of Architecture and Building at Deakin University, in graduate and undergraduate courses on lighting, acoustics and building services as well as a course in concepts Sustainable Future. Through the MABEL programme, he has been involved with measuring the Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ) of over 35 buildings throughout Australia. Projects have included schools, offices, airports, houses and hospitals. MABEL’s projects have partnered with the Australian Greenhouse Office (now DEWHA), Sustainability Victoria, the Department of Human Services, the CSIRO and the Building Commission (Victoria). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Sustainable Retrofitting of Commercial Buildings : Warm Climates

Routledge, 2013

Book chapter

2

... A DIAGNOSTIC TOOLKIT FOR MULTI-DIMENSIONAL TESTING OF BUILT INTERNAL ENVIRONMENTS How can the physical parameters of existing buildings be measured? Mark B. Luther INTRODUCTION One of the key deficiencies in the entire building...

Truss and Branching Forms

Mark West

Mark West is an artist, builder, professor of architecture, and inventor of numerous flexible mould techniques for concrete construction. He was the founding Director of the Centre for Architectural Structures and Technology (CAST) at the University of Manitoba, and is currently a visiting professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as well as teaching at other schools of architecture and engineering internationally. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

The Fabric Formwork Book : Methods for Building New Architectural and Structural Forms in Concrete

Routledge, 2017

Book chapter

1

... Y-shape opening of this frame. Note  circumference (girth) of the column that in Figure 12.8 the fabric sheet  at any point along its height is set 12.9a 12.9b Figure 12.9 256 Fabric Formwork WEST (Fabric Formwork Book) PRINT.indd 276...

Introduction

Mark Crinson

Mark Crinson is Professor of Art History at Birkbeck, University of London. He is a board member of ABE Journal (Architecture Beyond Europe) and also vice-president of the European Architectural History Network. His previous books include Stirling and Gowan: Architecture from Austerity to Affluence (2012; winner of the Historians of British Art Prize, 2014) and Modern Architecture and the End of Empire (2003; winner of the Spiro Kostof Prize, 2006). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

Search for publications

Rebuilding Babel : Modern Architecture and Internationalism

I.B. Tauris, 2017

Book chapter

1

... repulsive and threatening. After all, how can he be of the earth if he does not block light, how can he mark the spot? Is he soulless, something monstrously incomplete, cut loose from earthly moorings?For that usually perceptive writer...